News & Announcements Archive


Lecture with Prof. Emine Fetvaci on November 6

The Department of the History of Art’s Graduate Student Lecture Series, along with the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute, presents a lecture with Prof. Emine Fetvaci (Boston University) at 6 p.m. in Mergenthaler 111 on November 6, 2018. The lecture is titled, “The Album of the World Emperor: Trans-Imperial Collecting at the Ottoman Court.” This talk […]


Lecture with Prof. Anastasia Dakouri-Hill (UVA) on October 12

Please join the Departments of the History of Art and Classics for a lecture by Prof. Anastasia Dakouri-Hill of the University of Virginia. The lecture is titled, “Extraordinary Value: Craft and Performance in the Mycenaean World” and will be held on October 12, 2018 at 2 p.m. in Gilman 130G.


Prof. Feldman to Present at Faculty Lunch & Learn on October 25

The Department of the History of Art is thrilled to announce that Professor and Department Chair, Marian Feldman, will be a co-presenter at the Center for Educational Resources (CER) Faculty Lunch and Learn event. Homewood teaching faculty can join the CER on Thursday, October 25th, for lunch, a short presentation, and discussion on Alternatives to […]


Prof. Brown’s work cited in Dawn

Prof. Brown’s work has been cited in an article on Muharram in Dawn. Please click here to read the article.


Article by Department Alumna

The Department of the History of Art is pleased to announce this newly published review on ASAP/J, written by JHU History of Art alum Jennifer Watson Wester. http://asapjournal.com/thomas-bayrle-playtime-jennifer-wat…/


October 31, 2018: de Kooning Presentation

Please join the renowned sculpture fabricator, mold maker, and restoration expert Vanessa Hoheb for a presentation on Willem de Kooning’s Reclining Figure, 1969-1982, followed by a discussion with Hoheb and History of Art Assistant Professor Molly Warnock. This event is free and open to the public. The presentation will take place on October 31, 2018 […]


Fall 2018 Course: AS.010.101 – Introduction to the History of Western Art I

The Department of the History of Art is delighted to announce that Prof. Jennifer Stager, the newest member of the Department’s faculty, will be teaching AS.010.101 – Introduction to the History of Western Art I in Fall 2018. The course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 12 noon to 1:15 p.m. There are sections on Friday.


New Fall 2018 Course: Arts of the Spanish Empire

The Department of the History of Art is delighted to announce a new course for Fall 2018, AS.010.325- Arts of the Spanish Empire, to be taught by incoming Professor Aaron M. Hyman on Monday/Wednesday from 3:00 to 4:15 p.m. Please see the flyer.


Attention Alumni!

History of Art Alums- we want to hear from you and stay in touch! In part of the preparation for the Department’s upcoming newsletter, please fill out and submit this survey by Friday, September 7, 2018. Thank you!